Monthly Archives: October 2019

Meditations-Psalm 119:33-40 “Quicken me in thy righteousness”

Psalm 119 consists of 22 octets each superscripted with a Hebrew letter in alphabetical order. Leaving aside the Hebrew poetical conventions to which it can be held up as a good example as any other, we are at present in … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 119- “Heart and Soul”

“My soul cleaveth unto the dust: quicken thou me according to thy word (v.25)”. Soul of man can be flattened out by exhaustion, discouragement and also from depletion. Of the last is more to our present meditation. Dehydration of soul … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 119:17-24-“Open thou mine eyes”

There are two worlds one is a world of senses the other which is invisible but anchored on  the eternal word. One world when followed without any concern for the other creates a situation which is simple but deadly. In … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 119:9-16-“Cleanse his way”

Here are a few verses for anyone who as a pilgrim takes the road. He is not walking aimlessly as a bird. In the Book of Proverbs we have an expression that neatly expresses it. “As a bird that wandereth … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 119:1-8- “walk in his ways”

Walk is an exercise for the body and also for mind: any exploration of the uncharted territory is with reference to the position one holds. Orientating oneself with regards to surroundings one creates a mental map. How do we keep … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 118- “A Victory Psalm”

Here is a quote from the Gospel of St Matthew corroborating the Psalmist,”The stone which the builders refused is become the head stone of the corner./ This is the Lord‘s doing; it is marvelous in our eyes(vv.22-23)”. Jesus quoted it in order … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 116:11;Psalm 117 – “Holding Truth in unrighteousness”

“….And the truth of the Lord endureth for ever. Praise ye the Lord(Ps.117:2)”.  While this is the truth how do we hear alternate facts, transactional truth? We live in an age of fraud. Age of Reason and Enlightenment would not require so much … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 116- “Cup of salvation”

There is an interesting incident in the manner Jesus introduces the mystery of his baptism and predestination obliquely at the time the mother of Zebedee’s children approached him for a special favor. He asks his disciples,”Are ye able to drink … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 115- ” idolatry”

What is the glory of light? It is what creates a safe passage at night while you are in an unfamiliar terrain so your feet do not stumble over a loose tile or step over a poisonous snake lying in … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 114-“The rock, mountain and the fountain”

The Spirit uses a specific event of God leading the nation of Israel as a starting point for the entire inhabitants of the earth so it is Salvation Plan of God in focus. God is a Spirit and spiritual significance … Continue reading

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